12 Jul 2011
Tens of thousands of people from all corners of society gathered in central Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, July 9, to join the Bersih 2.0 march for clean and fair elections, despite the State’s mass arrests and threats that have been issued on a daily basis leading up to the rally. The democracy protestors were met with tear gas, water cannon and police violence.
2 Jul 2011
On July 1, students, activists and press gathered outside the Malaysian Embassy, Bangkok, in response to the Malaysian Government’s arrest of more than a hundred members of the coalition network Bersih 2.0 consisting of various Malaysian human rights organizations campaigning for reforms in the electoral system.